Joe Nemeth Named President/CEO of Canfor Pulp Holding
Dec. 22, 2009 - Canfor Pulp Income Fund is pleased to announce today the appointment of Joe Nemeth as president and CEO, Canfor Pulp Holding Inc., the general partner of Canfor Pulp Limited Partnership, effective May 1, 2010.
This appointment will follow the retirement of Paul Richards, after the Fund's 2010 annual general meeting.
Nemeth joined Canfor/Canfor Pulp in 2003 as vice president, sales and marketing for Pulp and Paper. Prior to this, Nemeth was president and CEO of Greenbelt Renewable Energy from 2000-2003. He also worked for Fletcher Challenge (now Catalyst Paper) from 1987-2000, with his last two positions being paper mill manager at the Elk Falls Division and vice president, sales and marketing.
Nemeth holds a Bachelor of Forestry degree from UBC and a Master's of Business Administration degree from the University of Western Ontario.
SOURCE: Canfor Pulp Income Fund